DiSPLAYS 2

HOMES & SHOWS

westfield broward mall

RICK COMPTON'S

"g" SCALE scratch built building

"kychen & sons"

german bakery

AUGUST 20, 2018

Monday, August 20, 2018 Visit Rick Compton working on his "G" Scale Scratch Built Buildings at the Westfield Broward Mall. Today Rick is constructing "Kychen & Sons" German Bakery for your viewing "Pleasure". Other members participating today were: Ken Sargeant, Peter Colussy, Bill Tessar, David Mikelson, Lenny Victor, Dan McMurtrie, John Faso, Don Kneuer, Bill Nielsen, John Michna, Joyce Wallen, Jeremy Steinhart (12)

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florida citrus model train society display

monday, december 11, 2017

southwest regional library

16835 sheridan street

pembroke pines, fl 33331

12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

December 11, 2017 Florida.  Florida Citrus Model Train Society "O" Scale Layout at the Southwest Regional Library locatedn in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Members assisting today in the Multi-Purpose room were:  Ken Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Joe Motes, Bill Nielsen, John Michna, Joe Pisciotti, Princess (the Service Dog), Dan McMurtrie, Don Kneuer, Joe Paisini (11)

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florida citrus model train society display

thursday, november 30, 2017

southwest regional library

16835 sheridan street

pembroke pines, fl 33331

12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

November 30, 2017 Florida.  Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Layout at the Southwest Regional Library locatedn in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Members assisting today in the Multi-Purpose room were:  Ken Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Kieve Uhrlich, Mike Collins, Nick Mekich, Joe Motes, Bill Nielsen, Rick Compton, John Michna, Joe Pisciotti, Luis Figueroa, Dan McMurtrie, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Greg Baird, Frank Atanasio (16)

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florida citrus model train society display

monday, november 27, 2017

southwest regional library

16835 sheridan street

pembroke pines, fl 33331

12:00 noon - 4:00 pm

Monday, November 27, 2017 Florida.  Florida Citrus Model Train Society "O" Scale Layout at the Southwest Regional Library locatedn in Pembroke Pines, Florida. Members taking part today were: Ken Sargeant, Tom Rottenberg, Nick Mekich, Bill Nielsen, Don Kneuer, Joe Parisini, Frank Atanasio, Joe Motes, Luis Fiueroa, Joe Pisciotti, Princess (The Service Dog) (11)

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the plantation historical museum

RICK COMPTON'S

"g" SCALE scratch built buildings

AUGUST 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017 Come and visit Rick Compton working on his "G" Scale Scratch Built Buildings at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members participating today were: Ken Sargeant, John Faso, Bill Nielsen, Joe Pisciotti, Luis Figueroa, Ed Nelson, Ed Hernandez, Dan McMurtrie, Peter Colussy, Paul Gehring, Joe Parisini (12)

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the plantation historical museum

"N" SCALE modular layout

august 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017 (L-R) Bill Nielsen, Bill Tessar, Greg Baird displaying the "N" Scale Train Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members working at the Museum today were: Ken Sargeant, John Feeney, Ed Nelson, Greg Baird, John Michna, Rick Compton, Paul Gehring, Joe Parisini, Joe Pisciotti (12)

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the national nmra convention

orlando, florida

Monday, July 31, 2017 to Sunday, august 6, 2017 master modeler 157 "mike collins"

"four first place winners"

Friday, September 1, 2017 Mike Collins (NMRA Master Model Railroader #157) displaying some of his "Winning" Displays at the NMRA National Conventation held in Orlando, Florida. Congratulations Mike on a "JOB" well done.

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the plantation historical museum

"N" SCALE modular layout

july 29, 2017

Saturday, July 29, 2017 Bill Nielsen displaying his "N" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members working at the Museum were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, John Michna, Nick Mekich, Frank Atanasio, Gary Hendrickson, Bob Brown, Rick Compton  (9)

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the plantation historical museum

"g" SCALE buildings

july 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017 Rick Compton working on his "G" Scale Buildings at the Plantation Historical Museum. Other members participating today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Nick Mekich, John Faso, John Michna, Bill Nielsen, Hal Kushman, Joe Pisciotti, John Feeney (11)

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Kieve uhrlich's "HO" SCALE layout

whistlestop  gathering

july 22, 2017

Saturday, July 22, 2017  Kieve Uhrlich's "HO" Scale Layout at his residence in Pembroke Pines. The "40th" Whistlestop Gathering was held at the Kieve & Mona Uhrlich residence. Others at the Gathering were Mona Uhrlich, David Mikelson, Al Uber, Cindy Uber, Nick Mekich, Colleen Daglia, Joe Pisciotti, Tom Rottenberg, Mike Collins, Hal Kushman, Audrey Kushman, Cindy Kohn (13)

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the plantation historical museum

"o" SCALE modular layout

april 29, 2017

April 29, 2017 (L-R) Florida Citrus Model Train Society members Ken Sargeant, Joe Parisini operating "O" Scale Model Trains at the Plantation Historical Museum on "Morse Code Day".  Ken is operating the Largest Diesel Locomotive the Union Pacific DD40AX Cab# 6900 with Joe Parisini displaying the Largest Steam Locomotive the Union Pacific Cab# 4012 "Big Boy". Other members participating today were: Tom Rottenberg, Bill Neilsen, Don Kneuer, Dan McMurtrie, Linda McMurtrie, Kevin Patterson, Frank Atanasio, John Feeney, Robert Feeney, Cathy Feeney (12)  This Layout will be displayed at the Plantation Historical Museum until October 7, 2017. 

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the florida citrus model train society

"g" SCALE modular layout

april 10, 2017

April 10, 2017 The Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Modular Layout End Sections under construction at the Southwest Focal Point Senior Center, located in Pembroke Pines, FL. You must see the outstanding workmanship and skill used by Joe Parisini, John Michna, Dan McMurtrie, Tom Rottenberg and Bill Tessar. This Layout will be displayed at the Plantation Historical Museum from July 11, 2017 through October 7, 2017. 

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the joe parisini

"0" SCALE module featuring brooklyn, ny

JULY 30, 2016

July 30, 2016 Joe Parisini's Brooklyn "0" Scale Modular Section to be added to the "0" Scale Layout bringing the total length to 44 feet. You must see the outstanding workmanship and skill used by Joe. You can see this Layout at the West Regional Library in Plantation from August 31, 2016 to September 12, 2016. 

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RICK COMPTON

"G" SCALE BUILDINGS

JULY 8, 2016

July 8, 2016 Rick Compton "G" Scale Buildings The "INGLES & SHARD Co." MANUFACTURORS  OF THE VERY FINEST QUALITY AWNINGS AND CANVAS OFFERING A COMPLETE LINE OF THE LATEST STYLES - TENTS OUR SPECIATLY. Notice the man and the dog on the front porch.

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(Left) The "Out House" for Employees Only. Notice the light inside, toilet paper, and "Sears" Catalog on the seat. (Right) the "PETER DEMICHECK" Rough Lumber, Firewood, Land Cleaning, Stump Pulling Business. 

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Joe Parisini & Bill Tessar

Top "G" scale SECTION

june 3, 2016

June 3, 2016 (L-R) Joe Parisini, Bill Tessar painting the New Top Section of the "G" Scale Modular Layout. The work was completed at Bill Tessar's Workshop.

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KEN SARGEANT's "hO" scale

CORNER SECTION

march 29, 2016

March 29, 2016 (L-R) Ken Sargeant, Don Kneuer, Greg Baird working on Ken's New "HO" Corner Section of the "HO" Modular Layout. Then it was over to "ROB'S" BBQ formerly Scruby's BBQ. Same owner and same great food.

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THE mike collins "hO" scale

new york harbor Railroad

march 25, 2016

NEW YORK HARBOR RAILROAD
March 25, 2016 A railroad tug boat delivers a car float to a transfer bridge
in the Bronx.  On board is an old Pennsylvania boxcar that's
been vandalized or is it street 'art'.  What is FCMTS and Whose 'Sarge' ?
Photo taken on Mike's New York Harbor Railroad.

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Rick compton's "G" scale building

GENTLEMENS TONSORIAL PARLOR

february 15, 2016

GENTLEMENS TONSORIAL PARLOR & BATH HOUSE

February 12, 2016  Rick Compton created and constructed the Gentlemens Tonsorial Parlor & Bath House for the "G" Scale Modular Layout.

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plantation historical museum

florida citrus model train display

exhibit open

february 9, 2016 - may 9, 2016

FEC (Florida East Coast Railway) Display at the Plantation Historical Musuem

February 7, 2016  (L-R) Museum Curator John Feeney, Saralyn Sargeant standing by the 4X6 "O" Scale Model Train Display at the Plantation Historical Museum. Layout has FEC (Florida East Coast Railway) trains from the 1950's on display celebrating "Florida Firsts and Pioneers" throughout the years. The Exhibit opens on Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - May 7, 2016. Public Welcome.

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Rick compton's "G" scale building

new river boat repair

february 5, 2016

New River Boat Repair created by Rick Compton

February 5, 2016  Rick Compton created and constructed the New River Boat Repair for the "G" Scale Modular Layout.

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Rick compton's "g" scale building

fort lauderdale train station

november 25, 2015

Fort Lauderdale Train Station created by Rick Compton

November 25, 2015  Rick Compton created and constructed the Fort Lauderdale Train Station for the "G" Scale Modular Layout on display at the Southwest Regional Library, Pembroke Pines, FL  November 28, 2015 to January 2, 2016  See: (SOUTHWEST REGIONAL LIBRARY 2015)

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see: displays 1

model train display

southwest regional library

16835 sheridan street

pembroke pines, fl 33331 

 

november 21, 2018 - january 5, 2019

 

"polar express night"

wednesday

december 19, 2018

FLORIDA CITRUS

MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY

THE FLORIDA CITRUS

MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY

IS A NON PROFIT

501 (3) (C) ORGINIZATION

OUR PRESIDENT

Dr. Ken Sargeant

1810 SW 105 Avenue

Fort Lauderdale, FL 33324

Phone: 954-473-6376

Cell: 954-253-0413

Email: Sarge40@aol.com Website: www.fcmts.org  

Want to be a member? Come have Breakfast

with us at the

Blue Moon Diner 954-915-3800

See (BREAKFAST CLUB)

If you enjoy friendship and model trains come and meet us. We have Breakfast every Monday & Friday morning at 8:00 AM at the Blue Moon Diner, 10076 Griffin Road, Cooper City, FL 33328 (next to McDonalds). Southwest Corner of Palm Avenue & Griffin Road.  We have our own Private Dining Room. Come and enjoy yourself with members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society.

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Florida Citrus Model Train Society

 Model Train Display

    Westfield Broward Mall

   8000 W. Broward Blvd Suite 1105

 Plantation, Florida 33388

Dr. Ken Sargeant

President

Florida Citrus Model Train Society "Event Agreement"

May 24, 2018 (L-R) Diana Fuentes, Ken Sargeant. The Florida Citrus Model Train Society President Ken Sargeant signs an "Event Agreement" with Westfield Broward Mall witnessed by Diana Fuentes (Administrative Assistant). The "Event Agreement" is from June 1, 2018 to May 31, 2019. The "Grand Opening" was June 16, 2018 at 12:00 Noon. 

See "WESTFIELD MALL SETUP"

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FATHER AND SON

" WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL"

MODEL TRAIN DISPLAY

SEPTEMBER 15, 2018

Saturday, September 15, 2018 Young Engineer watching a "Steam Engine" go by on the "O" Scale 

Modular Layout as Dad watches at the Westfield Broward Mall. Members working today were: Ken Sargeant, David Mikelson, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Nick Mekich, Kieve Ehrlich, Joe Motes, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen (9)

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"VISITOR & RICK COMPTON"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

AUGUST 9, 2018

Thursday, August 9, 2018  (L-R) Young female visitor, Rick Compton are in "Compton's Corner" at the Westfield Broward Mall. Rick is working on an origional creation for the "G" Scale Modular Layout. Members working today were: Ken Sargeant, Peter Colussy, Tom Rottenberg, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Ken Hasse, Rick Compton, David Mikelson, John Feeney, Barry Favre, Lenny Victor, Frank Atanasio, Hal Kushner, John Michna, Jeremy Steinhart (15)

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"MOTHER WITH STROLLER"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

AUGUST 2, 2018

Thursday, August 2, 2018   A mother with a "Young Fan" standing in the stroller came back a "Second Time" to see the Model Train Display at the Westfield Broward Mall. Members participating today were: Ken Sargeant, Peter Colussy, David Mikelson, Don Kneuer, Steven Kneuer, Barry Favre, Kieve Ehrlich, Jim Huffman, Dan McMurtrie, Frank Atanasio, Joe Motes, Jeremy Steinhart (12) See "WESTFIELD MALL AUGUST 2018"

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"OPERATION LIFESAVER FAN"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

JULY 14, 2018

Saturday, July 14, 2018  Young "Operation LifeSaver Fan" with the "Coloring Book" in his right hand and the "Activity Book" in the left hand at the "Westfield Broward Mall" in Plantation, Florida. Members attending today were: Ken Sargeant, Saralyn Sargeant, Mike Gerstman, Don Kneuer, Joe Parisini, Tom Rottenberg, Kevin Patterson, Joe Pisciotti and "Princess" (the Service Dog) (9)

See (OPERATION LIFESAVER)

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FATHER AND SON

" WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL"

MODEL TRAIN DISPLAY

JULY 6, 2018

Friday, July 6, 2018 Father and Son admiring "Boy Scout Exhibit" at the Westfield Broward Mall located at 8000 W. Broward Blvd, Plantation, Florida 33388. Visit and enjoy the Florida Citrus Model Train Society  Layout Display. Members attending today were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Dan McMurtrie, Linda McMurtrie, Hal Kushner, Barry Favre, Rick Compton, John Faso, Frank Atanasio, John Michna, Frank Gerstman, Bob Balog (12)

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"GRAND OPENING"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

JUNE 16, 2018

June 16, 2018  Ken Sargeant standing between the "O" & "HO" Layouts during "Grand Opening Day" at the Wesftield Broward Mall. We had 751 visitors and 31 members taking part. Members participating today were: Ken & Saralyn Sargeant, John & Carol Faso, Bill & Debbie Tessar, David & Janet Mikelson, Peter & Cathy Colussy, Hal & Audrey Kushner, Jeremy & Jessica Steinhart, Dan & Linda McMurtrie, Don Kneuer, Lenny Victor, Barry Favre, Gary Hendrickson, Joe Pisciotti,  Jason Ramsey, Kevin Patterson, Nick Mekich, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Bob Balog, Paul Gehring, Luis Fegueroa, Tim Lemrow, Jeff (Ski) Guzowski (31)   See "WESTFIELD MALL SETUP"

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"THE KISSING SAILOR"

WESTFIELD BROWARD MALL

MONDAY JUNE 25, 2018

Monday, June 25, 2018 (L-R) Frank Atanasio, Ken Sargeant, Dan McMurtrie, Carl Muscarello "The Kissing Sailor", John Faso, David Mikelson at the Westfield Broward Mall. Members assisting today were: Ken Sargeant, John Faso, Peter Colussy, David Mikelson, Tom Rottenberg, Frank Atanasio, Dan McMurtrie (7) 

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October 25, 2012  Carl Muscarello "The Kissing Sailor" at the Plantation Historical Museum posing with the "Famous Life Magazine Cover Picture" in New York, New York after WW ll. Carl is a "Honorary Member" of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society. He came by to view our Modular Train Display today June 25, 2018 at the Westfield Broward Mall.

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READY TO ROLL

"DONATED GRAND PRIZE"

TRAIN SHOW

OCTOBER 14, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017 (L-R) Bill Lucus (owner), Ken Sargeant (President, Florida Citrus Model Train Society) standing inside Ready To Roll with the "Donated Grand Prize" for the "Model Train Show" at Pembroke Pines Charter School - Central Campus on Saturday, October 14, 2017. Ready To Roll is a Full Line-Full Service model railroad supply store with 5 operating layouts. Ready To Roll is a must see attraction in South Florida . From Z to G the store is widely known throughout the world. The store carries track, scenery, structures, electrical, tools, engines, rolling stock, a large selection of detail parts, accessories, and scratch building supplies.

Mike Wolf of MTH had confidence that they could get the job done when he asked Ready To Roll to build and design his show room layout located at MTH Headquarters in Maryland. This spectacular layout was featured in March 99’ Classic Toy Trains Issue. Visit Ready to Roll Train Model Railroad Supplies located at 831 NW 143 Street, Miami Florida 33168 . Visit website: www.readytorolltrains.com

EVERYLASTING EMBROIDERY

"WHERE WE GET OUR SHIRTS"

 2600 NW 55 COURT SUITE 237

Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309

954-486-7785

F.C.M.T.S. members (L-R) Bob Balog, Bill Tessar, David Mikelson watching as their Florida Citrus Model Train Society shirts are embroided.

ARUBA'S RESTAURANT

"SARGEANT FAMILY DINNER"

FRIDAY, JULY 21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017  (L-R)  Kris, Kylie, Melissa, Kaiden, Saralyn, Ken, Rick, Karen, Drew, Avery, Zach Sargeant having a "Sargeant Family Dinner" at Aruba's Restaurant located in Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL.

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PLANTATION

HISTORICAL MUSEUM

JULY 15, 2017

Saturday, July 15, 2017 (L-R) Saralyn and Ken Sargeant at the Plantation Historical Museum toward the end of the day. Other Florida Citrus Model Train Society members working  were:  Joe Motes, Bill Nielsen, Don Kneuer, John Michna, Nick Mekich, Bob Balog, John Faso, Bob Brown, Joe Parisini, Peter Colussy, David McClain (13)

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PLANTATION

INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE

JULY 4, 2017

Tuesday, July 4, 2017  Florida Citrus Model Train Society Member Sharon Naile sitting in Joe Parisini's Model A Ford before the Plantation Independence Day Parade. Notice the LOGO on the front door.

"TRANSPORTATION DISPLAY"

PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 511 FIG TREE LANE PLANTATION, FLORIDA 33317

MARCH 18, 2017

Saturday, March 18, 2017 "Transportation Display" at the Plantation Historical Museum. (L-R) Luis Figeroa, John Michna, Nick Mekich, David McClain, Joe Parisini, Bill Nielsen, Bob Brown. Other members participating were: Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar, Debbie Tessar, Joe Pisciotti, Barry Favre, Frank Atanasio, Debbie Brown, Bob Balog, Judy Balog (16) See: Plantation Historical Musuem February 18, 2017 - October 7, 2017

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PLANTATION HISTORICAL

MUSEUM

CHECK PRESENTATION

 THURSDAY MAY 2, 2017

Thursday, May 2, 2017 (L-R) John Feeney, Ken Sargeant. Mr. John Feeney (Curator, Plantation  Historical Museum) presenting a check from the Plantation Historical Society to Dr. Ken Sargeant (President, Florida Citrus Model Train Society) for their "Model Train Display" and "Participation" at the Plantation Historical Museum's "Trainportation Display. See: Plantation Historical Musuem February 18, 2017 - October 7, 2017

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PINES SENIOR CENTER

 301 NW 103 STREET

PEMBROKE PINES, FL 33026

October 13, 2016  The Florida Citrus Model Train Society were at the Pines Senior Center from October 14, 2016 to April 26, 2017 We had a "Workshop" at this facility and built and repaired our many modular Layouts and model trains. We would like to thank the staff at the Senior Center for giving us the opportunity to  use their facility. "Thank You". 

SOUTHWEST REGIONAL LIBRARY PEMBROKE PINE, FLORIDA

IN THE MEETING ROOM

JANUARY 5, 2017

Thurssday, January 5, 201 This is what it's all about "Introducing Youngsters to the Model Train Hobby"  This young boy wearing his Operation LifeSaver Engineer Cap is enjoying his visit to the Southwest Regioal Library with his Grandparents.  See (SOUTHWEST REGIOAL LIBRARY 2016 - 2017)  & (PART 2)

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KEN & SARALYN SARGEANT HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY

HAPPY 35 TH ANNIVERSARY

FEBRUARY 14, 2016

TARPON BEND RESTURANT

Sunday, February 14, 2016 (L-R) Ken and Saralyn Sargeant celebrated their 35th Wedding Anniversary and Valentine's Day at the Fort Lauderdale Historical Society "Mardi Gras Festival" at the "New River Inn". We had a fantastic lunch at "Tarpon Bend" Resturant. It was a Super Day with a wonderful Wife.(See: AGENDA)

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THE DAY WE DECIDED TO INCORPORATE AS A

NON PROFIT ORGANIZATION MARCH 30, 2015

March 30, 2015 (L-R) Bill Nielsen, Rick Compton, John Faso, Bob Brown, John Michna, Joe Parisini, David Mikelson, Mike Lazzopina, Ken Sargeant, Jason Ramsey, Tom Rottenberg, Steve Kneuer, Frank Atanasio, Joe Pisciotti, Dan McMurtrie, Kieve Ehrlich, Don Kneuer

(See: BREAKFAST CLUB)

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VIELE HOUSE AT THE OLD DAVIE SCHOOL HISTORICAL MUSEUM DAVIE, FLORIDA

MAY 28, 2016

Viele House the Old Davie School Historical Museum

Saturday, May 28, 2016  Paul Perotti and his son Vincent standing by the "New HO Layout" displayed in the Viele House at the Old Davie School Historical Museum. Sixteen members of the Florida Citrus Model Train Society took part. 

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YOUNG AT  ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

AUGUST 29, 2015

Young At Art Museum / Library

August 29, 2015 This Special Young Boy visits us almost ever Saturday attending with his parents is standing by the "G" Scale Layout at the Young At Art Museum / Library in Davie, Florida

(See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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YOUNG AT  ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

AUGUST 27, 2015

Young At Art Museum / Library

August 27, 2015 A Young Brother and Sister standing by the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Layout in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Young At Art Museum / Library in Davie, Florida

(See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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YOUNG AT  ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

AUGUST 15, 2015

August 15, 2015 The FLorida Citrus Model Train Society has an emphasis on the entire family especially the younger children. Our goal is to share the traditions and fun of model trains and to provide a reasonable venue for children of all ages to experience the history, traditions and joys of toy trains. (See: YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY 2015)

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OLD DAVIE SCHOOL

HISTORICAL MUSEUM

DAVIE, FLORIDA

JUNE 20, 2015

June 20, 2015 Kylie Sargeant with MTH remote control in hand operating the Amtrak passenger train, blowing horn, ringing bell, controlling speed and smoke volumn. This is what it's all about including the whole family with model trains.

(See: OLD DAVIE SCHOOL HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2015)

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YOUNG AT ART LIBRARY

DAVIE, FLORIDA

FEBRUARY 7, 2013

Young At Art Museum / Library 2013

February 7, 2013 The Florida Citrus Model Train Society President Dr. Ken Sargeant states "This is the reason the Florida Citrus Model Train Society was founded, Kids are the lifeline of our Toy Train Hobby". Youngster in the chair watching the train is Giovanni Curci with his father Joe close behind.

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PLANTATION

HISTORICAL MUSEUM SEPTEMBER 18, 2014

Plantation Historical Museum Septepber 18, 2014

September 18, 2014  Dr. Ken Sargeant operating MTH Genesis Amtrak Locomotive on the "O" Scale Layout at the Plantation Historical Museum located in Plantation, Florida 33317

See: FEENEY'S FOLLIES & PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2014

www.plantation.org/museum/  

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RAILROAD PRAYER

 

Oh Lord, now that I have flagged Thee, lift up my feet from the rough road of life and plant them safely on the deck of the train of salvation. Let me use the safety on the deck of the train of salvation. Let me see the safety lamp know as prudence, join all the couplings in the train with the strong arm of love, let my hand lamp be the Bible. Heavenly Father, keep all the switches closed that lead off to the sidings, especially those with the blind end. Oh Lord, if it be Thy pleasure, have semaphore block along the line show the white light of hope that I may make the run of life without stopping. And Lord, give us the Ten Commandments for a schedule and when I've finish on scheduled time and pulled into the dark station of death, may the superintendent of the Universe say, "Well done thou good and faithful servant, come and sign the payroll and receive the check of eternal hapiness."

 

Anonymous

MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY & SCIENCE AUTONATION IMAX THEATER

The Museum Of Discovery & Science, the AUTONATION IMAX THEATER and the Florida Citrus Model Train Society presented a "G" Scale Model Train Layout in the Main Lobby and an "O" Scale Layout on the second floor at the Museum from August 24, 2013 to February 24, 2014. Over 74,497 visitors attended with 36 members of the Florida Citrus Train Society volunteering 1,270 days working 5,200 hours. Thank you for the fine opportunity to display our trains.

MUSEUM OF

DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

EXCELLENCE SERVICE AWARD

VOLUNTEER OF THE QUARTER SPRING 2014

March 12, 2014

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society

Horored as Volunteer of the Quarter Spring 2014

THE MUSEUM OF

DISCOVERY & SCIENCE

EXCELLENCE IN SERVICE AWARD PRESENTED TO THE FLORIDA CITRUS MODEL TRAIN SOCIETY SPRING 2014

VOLUNTEER OF THE QUARTER SPRING 2014

PLAQUE DISPLAYED IN THE 2ND FLOOR OFFICE

OUR SPONSORS

READY TO ROLL

Ready To Roll is a Full Line-Full Service model railroad supply store with 5 operating layouts. Ready To Roll is a must see attraction in South Florida . From Z to G the store is widely known throughout the world. The store carries track, scenery, structures, electrical, tools, engines, rolling stock, a large selection of detail parts, accessories, and scratch building supplies.

Mike Wolf of MTH had confidence that they could get the job done when he asked Ready To Roll to build and design his show room layout located at MTH Headquarters in Maryland. This spectacular layout was featured in March 99’ Classic Toy Trains Issue.

Visit Ready to Roll Train Model Railroad Supplies located at 831 NW 143 Street, Miami Florida 33168 . Visit website: www.readytorolltrains.com 

Ready to Roll February 2014

February 28, 2014 (L-R) John Faso, Bill Tessar, Bill Lucas (Owner of Ready to Roll)

WE SUPPORT

OPERATION LIFESAVER

We support, Operation LifeSaver, which is a national, non-profit education and awareness program dedicated to ending tragic collisions, fatalities and injuries at highway-rail grade crossings and on railroad rights of way. Dr. Ken Sargeant  presents the Operation LifeSaver program. Visit the Operation LifeSaver website: www.oli.org    See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

DISCOUNT TRAIN AND HOBBY

"YOUR MODEL RAILROADING HEADQUARTERS"

1061 NE 45 Street, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33334

You must meet Rick Basini and have him show you his new store. Visit his Website

www.discount-train.com

Come and have coffee with us

Monday and Friday at 8:00 AM

Blue Moon Diner

10076 Griffin Road

Cooper City, FL 33328 

                        

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society Mug

The Florida Citrus Model Train Society Hat

"SHERIFF"

August 14, 2014 Ken "Bubba" Sargeant is "The Sheriff" standing behind the Seminole Creek Police Station with his trusted sidekick Deputy "Dawg" John Feeney at his side. The two are inside the Florida Citrus Model Train Society "G" Scale Layout on display at the Plantation Historical Museum. Notice the mean frown on the Sheriff and Deputy. (that was tough to do with all the laughter around)  (See: PLANTATION HISTORICAL MUSEUM 2014) & (FEENEY'S FOLLIES) www.plantation.org/museum/

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11 TH WHISTLE STOP GATHERING

January 31, 2015 The 11th Whistle Stop Gathering at the residence of Sharon Haile & Joe Parisini by their Christmas Holiday Model Train Display.

See: WHISTLE STOP GATHERINGS or DISPLAYS

WEST REGIONAL LIBRARY

PLANTATION, FLORIDA

Dec. 22, 2012 The John Sowden Memorial Fire House Presentation (L-R) Mike Collins, Jan Resmini, Ken Sargeant.

See: WEST REGIONAL LIBRARY

PRATT COMMUNITY COLLEGE

ATHLETIC HALL OF FAME INDUCTION

CARPENTER AUDITORIUM

PRATT, KANSAS

April 13, 2013 (L-R) Dr. Ken Sargeant, Kurt McAfee, Pratt Community College Athletic Director before Ken's Induction Ceremony into the  Athletic Hall of Fame. See: KEN'S BIOGRAPHY

RICK COMPTON'S

KISSIMMEE RIVER & GULF R.R.

"THE PALMETTO ROUTE" 

May 13, 2014  Rick Compton's New "G" Scale Boxcar he is entering in a contest. Rick has constructed an Engine, Tender, Flatcar with load, Boxcar and a Caboose.

KEN SARGEANT

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

FULFORD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

May 15, 2014  Ken Sargeant making Operation LifeSaver Presentations on Career Day at Fulford Elementary School in North Miami Beach.

See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

KEN SARGEANT, BILL TESSAR

OPERATION LIFESAVER PRESENTATION

CRESTVIEW  ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

May 21, 2014  (L-R) Ken Sargeant, Bill Tessar making Operation LifeSaver Presentations on Career Day at Crestview Elementary School in Miami Gardens. See: OPERATION LIFESAVER

RICK COMPTON'S

RIO GRAND R.R.

COMBINE CAR

May 11, 2015  Rick Compton's New "G" Scale Combine Car he is entering in a contest in September 2015. Rick has constructed an Engine, Tender, Combine Car and a Flatcar with a flatbed truck load.